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Log and Event forwarder not subscribing to security events

Updated March 11th, 2016


This article provides brief information and steps to resolve the issue when after installing a new license  of Log and Event forwarder to any Windows system, the security subscription does not complete. 


  • Log and Event forwarder versions 1.2 /  1.1
  • All Windows versions


  1. Open the Event viewer, and then select the Security Logs.
  2. Right-click to Properties, and clear the logs files.
  3. Go back to Log and Event forwarder and re-attempt to subscribe to the security events.




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